Texas Strategic Highway Safety Plan
Roadway and lane departure crashes are the most common type of crash in Texas.
Minimize the consequences of vehicles leaving the road.
Countermeasures for strategy 3 were identified in the following categories.
Forgiving roadside features
Implement barriers, median treatments, and forgiving roadside objects (e.g., use median barriers, safety-treat fixed objects, establish safe-clear policies, and improve slopes) with consideration given to land use context.
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